Volume 12 (2022)
Volume 11 (2021)
Volume 10 (2020)
Volume 9 (2019)
Volume 8 (2018)
Volume 7 (2017)
Volume 6 (2016)
Volume 5 (2015)
Volume 4 (2014)
Volume 3 (2013)
Volume 2 (2012)
Volume 1 (2011)
Education and training
1. Investigating Challenges of agricultural knowledge and information systems (AKIS) in Iran with Delphi technique

Seyedeh Marzieh Razeghi; Hasan Sadighi; Mohammad Chizari

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 01 June 2020

Abstract
  Sustainable agricultural and rural development requires knowledge and information, skills, attitudes and technologies, which run through a network of actors to produce, distribute and use it in a particular place. The model of the Agriculture Knowledge and Information Systems (AKIS) is designed based ...  Read More

Education and training
2. The impacts of educational and extensional methods on using renewable energy by Semnan poultry farmers

Mohsen Mohammadi; Mohammad Sadegh Sabouri; Seyed Sadjad Seyed Sabouri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 January 2017

Abstract
  This paper aims at studying the role of agricultural education and extension methods on the use of renewable energy by farmers in Semnan Province. The research was a practical study in terms of goal and was a descriptive-correlation study in terms of methodology. The population of the study was composed ...  Read More

Education and training
3. Evaluation of Urban Agriculture Training Courses Using Kirkpatrick’s Model

Soraya Porjavid; Alireza Poursaeed; Seyed Mehdi Mirdamadi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 523-533

Abstract
  The aim of the present study was to evaluate urban agricultural education effectiveness based on the Kirkpatrick model in Tehran, Iran. The study participants of this research were included all citizens participated in educational and counselling centers focused on flowers and plants in district two ...  Read More

Education and training
4. The Effect of Sustainability Orientation and Prior Sustainability Knowledge on Agriculture Students’ Sustainable Entrepreneurial Intentions

Saeid Karimi; Fatemeh Sepahvand

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 395-412

Abstract
  The purpose of the present study was to examine an extended theory of planned behaviour (TPB) model within the domain of sustainable entrepreneurship and identified the most important factors impacting on sustainable entrepreneurial intentions in sustainable entrepreneurship. In particular, the study ...  Read More

Education and training
5. Academic Burnout and Achievement among Agricultural Students

Abdolvahed Kaabi; Nematollah Shiri; Kurosh Roosta

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 443-453

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to examine the effect of academic burnout components on academic achievement among agricultural students at Ramin Agriculture and Natural Resources University (RANRU), Khuzestan province, Iran. The statistical population consisted of all senior agricultural students at RANRU ...  Read More

Education and training
6. Impact Assessment of Self-directness and Meta-cognitive Skills on Agricultural Students’ Academic Achievement in Iran

Masoud Bijani; Aliakbar Raeisi; Naser Valizadeh; Negin Fallah Haghghighi; Maryam Neisi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 17-34

Abstract
  Students' academic achievement is one of main indicators in evaluating higher agricultural education. One of the most effective strategies in terms of academic achievement is to reinforce self-directness and meta-cognitive skills. The main objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of elf-directness ...  Read More

Education and training
7. Designing a Model for Internship Course in Higher Agricultural Education System Using the Delphi Technique: Combining Academicians and Practitioner Viewpoints

Zahra Korani; Kiumars Zarafshani; Amirhossein Alibaygi; Seyedeh Maryam Hosseyni

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 79-98

Abstract
  Experts believe that a solution to avoid the inefficiency of university graduates, especially graduates in Agriculture, is to revise the practical courses, especially internships, and transform and amend them. Taking this point into account, this study aimed to design a model for the internship course ...  Read More

Education and training
8. Identification of Appropriate Strategies to Improve and Develop Private Agricultural Extension System: A Study in Mazandaran Province, Iran

Amir Ahmadpour; Fatemeh Abolghasemi; Hadi Moumeni Helali

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 99-115

Abstract
  In many countries, private sector provision of agricultural extension services is recognized as a key factor in the process of agricultural development. Insufficient attention to the private agricultural extension system in Iran, despite its relative success, has made it imperative to explore and identify ...  Read More

Decision-making
9. Assessment of the Quality of Academic Services at Yasouj University: Application of SERVQUAL Model

Mehdi Nooripoor; Zeinab Sharifi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 347-359

Abstract
  The qualitative expansion of the higher education system, regardless of quality development, will have inappropriate outcomes. Therefore, the present study was conducted to assess the quality of academic services at Yasouj University using the SERVQUAL model. The statistical population consisted of 508 ...  Read More

Education and training
10. Trends in Iranian Agricultural Education Articles: A Five-Year Look (2013-2017)

Mahtab Pouratashi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 219-232

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to analyze the trend of scientific articles in the field of agricultural education. The statistical population of the study consisted of all agricultural education articles published in three scientific journals from the years 2013 to 2017 (N = 198). SPSS and EXCEL software ...  Read More

Education and training
11. Match and Mismatch between Learning and Teaching Style in the Agricultural Education Process

Khoshghadam Khaledi; Mohammad Chizari; Enayat Abbasi; Hasan Sadighi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 233-242

Abstract
  Teaching and learning processes in universities have not achieved expected outcomes. The mismatch between learning and teaching styles is a challenge in the education process. Instructors should strive to incorporate their teaching style with students’ learning styles in order to ensure effective ...  Read More

Decision-making
12. The Effects of Leadership Styles on Job Performance of Experts through the Mediating Role of Psychological Empowerment (The Case of Agricultural Jihad Organization of Kerman Province)

Latif Haji; Hamid Karimi; Naser Valizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 243-256

Abstract
  Job performance is considered one of the most important criteria for developing and measuring the performance of organizations such as the Agricultural Jihad Organization (AJO). The main purpose of the present study was to study the effects of leadership styles on job performance through the mediating ...  Read More

Education and training
13. Designing Educators’ Information Literacy Model at the Agricultural Technical Schools in Mazandaran Province, Iran

Seddigheh Diylami; Mehdi Charmchian Langerodi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 279-292

Abstract
  Information literacy embraces the ability to access useful information and to have the awareness of organizing knowledge and information which require different search methods and most effective diagnostic information for problem solving and decision-making. Those who lack these abilities are continuously ...  Read More

Education and training
14. Factors Influencing the Establishment and Development of a Commercialization System of Research Findings and Determining the Knowledge of Those Involved in the Agricultural Sector of Iran

Seyed Davood Hajimirrahimi; Majid Valadan

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 113-133

Abstract
  The agricultural sector is the centerpiece of Iran's economic development and is capable of turning the nation into an industrial country. But, this requires agriculture to become knowledge-intensive whose prerequisites are the commercialization of technological achievements. The present study was carried ...  Read More

Education and training
15. Knowledge Commercialization in Agricultural Higher Education: A Two-Step Approach to Structural Equation Modeling

Masoud Ahmadinejad

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 149-166

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to analyze knowledge commercialization in agricultural higher education of Khuzestan province. To end it a survey research method was applied. Faculty members of agricultural colleges of Khuzestan province, Iran including Shahid Chamran University, Ramin Agricultural and ...  Read More

Education and training
16. Faculty Members’ Development in Agricultural Higher Education: Does the University Size Matter?

Morteza Akbari; Afsaneh Bagheri; Enayat Abbasi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 19-31

Abstract
  Higher education has recently faced new challenges and responsibilities such as higher expectations to contribute to national and regional developments, considerable cuts in public funds, and the highly competitive educational markets. Previous research has suggested a positive association between the ...  Read More

Education and training
17. Factors Affecting Avoiding the Use of Pesticides to Greenhouse Vegetables in Bandar Abbas District (Iran)

Masoud Yazdanpanah; Fatemeh Rahimi Feyzabad; Khadejeh Abbaszade

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2019, , Pages 237-247

Abstract
  Despite huge environmental, economic, health, and social costs of pesticides, evidence revealed that farmers in developing countries would continue to use pesticides. The root of the problem appears to be related to the way of farmers’ decision making. As such, it is crucial for policymakers to ...  Read More

Education and training
18. Household Food Security: Case of Summer Crop Growers in Shoushtar Township, Iran

Azadeh Noorollah Noorivandi

Volume 8, Issue 4 , November 2018, , Pages 475-486

Abstract
  associated with this condition among summer crop growers in Shoushtar Township, Khouzestan Province, Iran. This cross-sectional survey study was conducted from September 2015 to February 2017. The population consisted of summer crop farmers in the Shoushtar Township (N=850). The sample size was determined ...  Read More

Education and training
19. Developing an Appropriate Model for Entrepreneurial Faculty of Agriculture in Iran

Negin Fallah Haghghighi; Masoud Bijani; Ahmad Rezvanfar; Naser Valizadeh

Volume 8, Issue 4 , November 2018, , Pages 501-518

Abstract
  Nowadays, promoting entrepreneurship to train graduates endowed with entrepreneurial traits is considered as one of the new functions of the faculties of agriculture. In this regard, the purpose of this study was to design an appropriate model for entrepreneurial faculty of agriculture in Iran. This ...  Read More

Education and training
20. How Students’ Views on Educational Factors Influence Their Achievement Motivation and Learning Approaches? Comparison of Perspectives

Mahtab Pouratashi; Chang Zhu

Volume 8, Issue 4 , November 2018, , Pages 539-551

Abstract
  This comparative study was conducted to explore achievement motivation and learning approaches of agricultural students and to examine students’ views on educational factors influencing their achievement motivation and learning approaches. The statistical population of this study comprised agricultural ...  Read More

Education and training
21. Prediction of Food Security Levels in Rural Households Based on Socio-Economic Factors (The Case of Nahavand County, Iran)

Saadi Fathollahi; Hosein Shabanali Fami; Ali Asadi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 329-339

Abstract
  The role of nutrition in the health area, increasing efficiency and its relationship with economic development has been approved through extensive research in the world using scientific foundations and empirical evidence. Therefore, accessing to food security is the basic pillar of development. ...  Read More

Education and training
22. Export Barriers of Honey in Iran: The Application of the DEMATEL Method

Mehdi Homayounfar; Seyyed Mohammad Zargar; Mansour Soufi; Seyyedeh Fereshteh Mousavi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 341-354

Abstract
  The rapid world economic growth has driven the businesses towards involvement in international marketplaces due to lower business risks, lower commitment of resources, and higher flexibility of these markets. However, evidence indicates that barriers to exportation vary across different ...  Read More

Education and training
23. Promoting Organizational Innovation among Agricultural Extension Experts: The Role for Knowledge Management

Abdolvahed Kaabi; khourosh Roosta

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 421-431

Abstract
  Recently, innovation has become a very important issue, as it provides a strategic advantage for organizations to outperform competition and remain agile in the environment.  Additionally, knowledge management is considered to be a strong support for innovation. However, few studies examine the ...  Read More

Education and training
24. Preferred Extension System for Sustainable Horticulture in Sari, Iran

Amir Ahmadpour; Hadi Moumenihelali

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 125-136

Abstract
  Lack of understanding of the extension, education, and development practitioners’ role and their contribution to sustainable agriculture is the main challenge of sustainability projects in Iran. Accordingly, the aim of this study was toidentify the extension system that has been ...  Read More

Education and training
25. The Effect of Knowledge Management on Organizational Entrepreneurship among Agricultural Extension Experts in Kermanshah Province, Iran

Zahra Korani

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 245-255

Abstract
  In today's turbulent business environment, organizations face the need to rapidly respond to demands, explore new opportunities, apply evolving technologies, and create novel competitive advantages. Knowledge Management (KM) and Organizational Entrepreneurship (OE) are two strategic tools through which ...  Read More